Swiss Re experts say city decision-makers should consider total climate risk; insurance is key risk transfer tool
- 20 August 2013
Swiss Re's David Bresch, Head Sustainability and Political Risk Management and Andreas Spiegel, Senior Climate Change Adviser, joined us on Twitter to answer your questions on urban resilience today -- an important theme as recent headlines include an estimated trillions in future flood damage and a new US resilience strategy based on Hurricane Sandy.
The #CWNYC feed was filled with excellent questions, of which most were answered. Here is a glimpse of the conversation.
@blindspotting Carefully allocate resources - insurance is an economically attractive option to pre-finance impacts of rare yet big events— David Bresch (@DavidBresch) August 20, 2013
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